Anybody have a different word to use for ‘quiz?’ The kids can do the HW with me/on their own- but as soon as you pass out a quiz- everyone freezes. 🙄 I get test anxiety, seriously.
Ever think you were totally prepared to teach a lesson and completely messed it up? 🤣 I did, I did! 🙋🏻♀️🤦🏻♀️
The day after New Years is my first day teaching and my DC is encouraging me to do a lot of team-building but since I’m starting mid-year, my kids are already behind content-wise so I’m conflicted.
High School math teachers. What professional development had helped you improve your teaching skills? Is it available online? Thank you for your help.
So I have 2 period blocks for math. One for our curriculum and the other for project based learning. I am really struggling to find fun projects for middle school mat. Any suggestions?
Hey everyone! I am trying to get my math supplement in CA. I need 1 or 2 more classes but don’t know what online colleges the CTA will accept. Anyone have any colleges they used to get a supplement?
Motivational Monday- Name a lesson you love to teach or is your favorite to teach; or your best ‘trick’ in the book. (Be sure to include the activity, manipulatives, etc) Be sure and name the class!
Wanted to share a great resource I found for helping to differentiate instruction. Includes exit tickets for lessons, and groups students according to SEL characteristics: www.tailor-ed.com
Any ideas for early childhood math centers? My kids are struggling to remember their numbers after 13! 😩😩
I’m preparing to teach division with decimals. Our math program doesn’t have manipulatives for the concrete representation. Suggestions how to have students understand dividing with/without decimals?
I wish you all an excellent day! Competing against Google search or being part of it. Am I the only one checking what I already know, online just in case. Seem like soon we will just be moderators...
Does anyone else have to wait until they have all assignments turned in for the day to start grading? I have Geom classes in the a.m. and p.m. and my OCD doesn’t let me grade as they are turned in.
About 1/3 of one of my algebra classes is retaking the subject bc they failed last year under a different teacher. They’re disruptive and don’t seem to care about anything. How do I deal with this?
How do you handle a class that can’t work independently without talking constantly?They’re not really a problem when I’m lecturing, but when I give homework afterwards they just talk and talk!
First year, 5th grade math teacher and my students don't stop talking! It takes a lot of my time trying to keep them quiet than teaching. What do you use?